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What’s new: Redskins drop crazy amounts of cash on defense




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DVR reminder: Tiger returns tomorrow, tees off at 2:02pm (ET)

Attention sports fans (especially those of you that have been hiding under a rock for the last week) – Tiger Woods will begin his return to PGA golf tomorrow, teeing off at 2:02pm (ET) in the 2009 Accenture Match Play Championships.  Coverage begins at 2pm (ET) on the Golf Channel.




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Nate Robinson leaps over Howard to win 2009 Slam Dunk Contest

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Top 4 SportsCenter Highlights of 2008

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Hail Fail to the Redskins

After getting Skins fans’ hopes up by starting the 2008 season 6-2, the Washington Redskins turned what could have been an incredible year into pure crap disappointment, ending up 8-8 (after going an abysmal 2-6 in the second half of the season) following today’s last minute loss to the SF 49ers.
Over the past 17 seasons …




CU…in 2009

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After an exciting 3-0 start, the Colorado Buffaloes ended up with a disappointing 5-7 (bowl-blocking) record for the year.  However, the season was not without its highlights …




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Sea ya later!

Redskins improve to 7-4 on the season after holding off the Seahawks, 20-17!




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Moss runs the Skins to 6-2

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Never miss another game

We’ve reached the annual US sports overload overlap extravaganza – the World Series, the heart of the NFL and NCAA football seasons, the beginning of the NHL season, and pre-season NBA action – all competing for sports fans’ attention.
As a DC sports fan transplanted in SF, I’ve grown tired of missing my teams’ games due …




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Redskins hold on to go 5-2

Despite fumbling late in the game, NFL rushing leader – Clinton Portis – ran for 175 yards and a touchdown helping the Skins defeat the Browns 14-11.
Update: Portis credits “Team Ball”